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HKEx’s large investor base not comparable with SGX’s

17-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Today | 6:00 AM

The report “HKEx is world’s largest exchange operator as SGX languishes” (April 15) paints an unfair comparison between the Hong Kong Exchange (HKEx) and [...]
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China and HK May Relax Stock-Connect Rules

17-Apr-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Regulators from China and Hong Kong are considering loosening rules that have blocked small mainland investors from putting their cash in the Hong Kong stock market, marking [...]
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HK’s March container throughput plummets

17-Apr-2015 Intellasia | JOC | 6:00 AM

It was the ninth straight month of falling volumes compared to last year and continues a steady downward trend, and even though trade traditionally slows during the [...]
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Benefits of HK joining the AIIB outweigh any costs

17-Apr-2015 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

The China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has been a hot topic in recent weeks following the flurry of countries signing up. Despite public discouragement [...]
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Alibaba injects pharmacy business into HK-listed affiliate in $2.5 billion deal

17-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding (BABA.N) is injecting its online pharmacy operations into a Hong Kong-listed affiliate in a $2.5 billion deal to consolidate its [...]
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HK’s Umbrella Revolutionaries Are Slowly Coming Back to the Streets

17-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

A small pro-democracy encampment has started to take shape ahead of a crucial vote on electoral reform It has been 200 days since tens of thousands of Hong Kongers flooded [...]
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China charge into HK stocks both boon and bane

17-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Surging investment from mainland China has jolted Hong Kong’s stock market from the doldrums, but the volatility of such flows, driven by an unfamiliar breed of [...]
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HK third from bottom in customer service survey

17-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Ejinsight | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong service staff are the third-least hospitable to their customers in a survey of 41 places around the world, the Hong Kong Economic Journal reported Thursday. The [...]
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CNH Tracker-HK banks cut yuan deposit rates as onshore funds rush in

17-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong banks have started to cut yuan deposit rates following robust southbound trading flows under a stock connect scheme between Shanghai and the former British colony. [...]
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Water cannons can endanger lives, HK police warned

16-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Ejinsight | 6:00 AM

A human rights group has urged police to abandon their plan to buy three new water cannons at a cost of HK$27 million, saying the devices intended for crowd dispersals could [...]
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Europe Futures Drop With Emerging Stocks as Oil Advances

15-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Emerging-market stocks fell for the first time in 12 days, led by Chinese shares in Hong Kong. The euro slid to a 22-month low versus the yen and oil in New York rose a [...]
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The Other Entrepreneurs: High Style In HK

15-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Huffington Post | 6:00 AM

Raymond Lun runs his fashion store on Haven Street, a quiet back street just a few hundred meters from the heart of Causeway Bay, one of Hong Kong’s busiest shopping [...]
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China curbs some travel to HK to cool tensions

China curbs some travel to HK to cool tensions

14-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Chinese authorities brought in curbs on travel to Hong Kong on Monday to cool tensions over the growing influx of mainland shoppers that’s angering residents of the [...]
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China to curb visits to HK by Shenzhen residents – NPC deputy

14-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China will limit visits by residents of the city of Shenzhen to neighbouring Hong Kong, a politician and media said on Sunday, following recent tension in the former British [...]
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No tension ‘tolerated’ as China limits visits to HK

14-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Dailymail | 6:00 AM

Tension between Hong Kong and visitors from China will not be “tolerated”, the financial hub’s leader said Monday as he confirmed a cap on the number of [...]
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